Commencement is a time of celebration for the Lawrence Tech community! Whether you're a student receiving your diploma, a proud parent, a faculty member enjoying the accomplishments of your students, or a supportive friend or colleague, Commencement is a special event.

Lawrence Technological University
Don Ridler Field House
21000 West Ten Mile Road
Southfield, MI, 48075

Saturday, May 11, 2019
This year the May commencement ceremony will be held on campus for the first time in LTU's history! We are excited about this new change as it will give graduates the opportunity to show their families the campus where they have spent a lot of time accomplishing their educational goals! Below is information on which group of students attend which ceremony:

9 a.m. Ceremony
College of Architecture and Design
College of Arts and Sciences
Victor Saroki, FAIA

1 p.m. Ceremony
College of Business and Information Technology
Biomedical Engineering Department - College of Engineering
Civil & Architectural Engineering Department - College of Engineering
Engineering Technology Department - College of Engineering

Sen. Debbie Stabenow

5 p.m. Ceremony
Electrical & Computer Engineering Department - College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Department - College of Engineering

Douglas E. Patton

Tickets are required. Please click here for more information.

Download the 2019 Commencement Program [PDF]

VENUE INFO: Doors will open to ticketed guests and graduates one hour before the ceremony they are attending. Guests must be seated at least 15 minutes before the ceremony starts. Any guest not in their seat by that time will not be seated until after the processional. Please take into account the heavy event traffic and plan your arrival time accordingly. Food and beverages, however, are prohibited in both the ceremony area and the student marshaling area. 

PARKING: There will be plenty of free parking. A complimentary shuttle will operate before and after the ceremony between the parking lots. Signs will designate shuttle pickup and drop off points.

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